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Episode 1 – Making work work for you!

Episode 1 – Making work work for you!

Join Danait, as she learns about Omolade William’s career journey into a new community, the Woman in Skilled Trades program, new job and future goals.

Working in a new industry or starting out in a new country has never been easy.

So, how does Omalade stay true to herself and face challenges in her career?

What is a good mindset for women and particularly, women of colour, when facing challenges at work?


  1. Professional certifications can lead you to a new country but that doesn’t mean you won’t have obstacles to using your skills (4:47)
  2. WEST’s Women In Skill Trades program and placement alignment with current needs (6:06)
  3. Strategies for maintaining your life and dealing with double standards (13:11)
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